Brazilian slab export prices steady in quiet market

Export prices for Brazilian steel slab were unchanged this week, due to the lack of trading activity, Metal Bulletin has heard.

Metal Bulletin’s weekly price assessment for Brazil-origin slab exports was $490-505 per tonne fob on Friday October 13, stable on a weekly basis. “The market is completely stopped,” a Brazil-based source said. “We tried to return to the market this week after the [week-long] Chinese [National Day] holiday, but there was no buying interest.” A second Brazilian...

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Ana Paula Camargo

October 13, 2017

14:30 GMT

São Paulo